What is another word for Genus Malcolmia?

43 synonyms found


[ d͡ʒˈɛnəs malkˈɒlmi͡ə], [ d‍ʒˈɛnəs malkˈɒlmi‍ə], [ dʒ_ˈɛ_n_ə_s m_a_l_k_ˈɒ_l_m_iə]

How to use "Genus malcolmia" in context?

The Genus Malcolmia is composed of 14 species of flowering plants, all native to Western China. These plants are typically small, growing only a few inches tall, and have inconspicuous flowers. The members of the genus are typically armed with sharp spines, making them difficult to handle. Although these plants are not typically sought after for their flowers, several species are known to be used as medicinal plants.

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